Tanah Rata to Butterworth by bus, train

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From Tanah Rata to Penang by bus

08:30
Tanah Rata, Pahang
11:50
Sungai Nibong, Penang
3h 20m
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10:00
Tanah Rata, Pahang
13:20
Sungai Nibong, Penang
3h 20m
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14:30
Tanah Rata, Pahang
17:50
Sungai Nibong, Penang
3h 20m
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16:00
Tanah Rata, Pahang
19:20
Sungai Nibong, Penang
3h 20m
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From Tanah Rata to Butterworth by bus

08:30
Tanah Rata, Pahang
11:40
Butterworth
3h 10m
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10:00
Tanah Rata, Pahang
13:10
Butterworth
3h 10m
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14:30
Tanah Rata, Pahang
17:40
Butterworth
3h 10m
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16:00
Tanah Rata, Pahang
19:10
Butterworth
3h 10m
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From Ipoh to Butterworth by train

#9122
KTM
01:09
Ipoh
02:55
Butterworth
1h 46m
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#9124
KTM
01:11
Ipoh
02:59
Butterworth
1h 48m
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#9102
KTM
13:46
Ipoh
15:30
Butterworth
1h 44m
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#9104
KTM
16:01
Ipoh
17:45
Butterworth
1h 44m
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#9322
KTM
20:19
Ipoh
22:03
Butterworth
1h 44m
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#9422
KTM
20:49
Ipoh
22:39
Butterworth
1h 50m
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#9106
KTM
22:51
Ipoh
00:45
Butterworth
1h 54m
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From Ipoh to Penang by train

#9422
KTM
20:49
Ipoh
23:22
Tasek Gelugor, Penang
2h 33m
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From Aman Jaya Ipoh to Butterworth by bus

10:00
Aman Jaya Ipoh
13:35
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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10:00
Aman Jaya Ipoh
13:35
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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11:00
Aman Jaya Ipoh
14:35
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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12:00
Aman Jaya Ipoh
15:35
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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12:00
Aman Jaya Ipoh
15:35
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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12:00
Aman Jaya Ipoh
15:35
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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12:00
Aman Jaya Ipoh
15:35
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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14:30
Aman Jaya Ipoh
18:05
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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15:00
Aman Jaya Ipoh
18:35
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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16:00
Aman Jaya Ipoh
19:35
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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20:30
Aman Jaya Ipoh
00:05
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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21:00
Aman Jaya Ipoh
00:35
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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21:00
Aman Jaya Ipoh
00:35
Butterworth Penang
3h 35m
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From Cameron Highlands to Penang by bus

08:00
Cameron Highlands, Pahang
12:40
Sungai Nibong, Penang
4h 40m
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15:30
Cameron Highlands, Pahang
20:10
Sungai Nibong, Penang
4h 40m
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From Cameron Highlands to Butterworth by bus

08:00
Cameron Highlands, Pahang
12:30
Butterworth
4h 30m
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15:30
Cameron Highlands, Pahang
20:00
Butterworth
4h 30m
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Tanah Rata to Butterworth Schedule

Tanah Rata to Butterworth Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
KTM ETS Gold 01:09 – 02:55MYR 36.61
Perak Transit Ekspres Express 08:30 – 11:50MYR 35.92
Perak Transit Ekspres Express 10:00 – 13:10MYR 35.92
KTM ETS Platinum 13:46 – 15:30MYR 46.58
Perak Transit Ekspres Express 14:30 – 17:40MYR 35.92
Transnasional MY Business 14:30 – 18:05MYR 16.46
Unititi Express Express 15:30 – 20:00MYR 38.90
Perak Transit Ekspres Express 16:00 – 19:10MYR 35.92
KTM ETS Platinum 16:01 – 17:45MYR 46.58
Transnasional MY Economy Club 41 16:00 – 19:35MYR 16.46
KTM ETS Gold 20:19 – 22:03MYR 36.61
KTM ETS Platinum 22:51 – 00:45MYR 46.58

Tanah Rata to Butterworth destination reviews

3.4
12 customer reviews
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25%
4
33%
3
8%
2
25%
1
8%
JC
5
Bus Express, Unititi Express, Aug 10, 2019
Left on time, comfortable ride. Arrived early. No complaints.
CL
2
Bus Express, Perak Transit Ekspres, Sep 8, 2019
Way toooooo late arrival and departure

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How to get from Tanah Rata to Butterworth

When you want to get from Tanah Rata to Butterworth, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Train. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A train ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about MYR 47.04. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as MYR 16.46.

How far is Tanah Rata from Butterworth?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Tanah Rata to Butterworth. Your trip will be a total of 147 miles (236 km). The flying distance is 96 miles (153 km).

How long does it take to get from Tanah Rata to Butterworth?

The travel time from Tanah Rata to Butterworth can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 5 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Tanah Rata to Butterworth?

The cost of the trip from Tanah Rata to Butterworth varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Transnasional MY: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as MYR 16.46 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a train - a one-way train ticket can cost as much as MYR 47.04.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Tanah Rata to Butterworth:

  • Bus tickets - MYR 16.00 to MYR 42.00;
  • Train tickets - MYR 32.00 to MYR 47.00;

How many trips per day are there between Tanah Rata and Butterworth?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 08:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 20:30. There are 17 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 14 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Pahang to Butterworth is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Tanah Rata to Butterworth

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Tanah Rata to Butterworth? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 653 users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 347 decided to go for a bus.